Málaga Things to Do

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  • 1. Alcazaba

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    Rebuilt in the 14th century by the Nasrid rulers, Palacio Nazarí contains the residential quarters. It consists of several structures joined together by multiple courtyards with porticoes and...

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  • 2. Gibralfaro Castle

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    The name has a meaning of "rock of light" that signified a previous lighthouse built by Phoenicians of this spot. The fortress that was built in 1300's to further protect the gentry of the Granada...

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  • 3. Bullring

    There is a bullring in Malaga, Plaza de Toros, like in most cities and towns in Spain, at least those I have visited. I am against bullfighting, so I never visit the bullrings, but seeing that it is...

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  • 4. Cathedral

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Construction of the massive Cathedral of Málaga was begun in 1528 on the site of the Grand Mosque of Málaga. Unfortunately, the mosque was completely destroyed to make way for the cathedral, and no...

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  • 5. Picaso Museum

    I like art but I'm not passionate about it, and I'm certainly not passionate about Picasso. I'll be honest and say that the only reason I visited the Picasso 'Museum' (really a gallery containing some...

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  • 6. Calle Larios

    The pedestrianised main shopping street in Malaga leading from Avenida Principal into the old town. Look out for the sculpture on the right hand side with the faces on it - from each side you can see...

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  • 7. Roman Theater

    Discovered by accident around 1950, the 1st century CE Roman Theatre lies just beneath la Alcazaba, the Arab Citadel of Málaga. The seating of the theatre was built against the hill on which the...

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  • 8. Plaza de la Merced

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    For those of you which wee unaware, Pablo Picasso the famous artist was born right here in Malaga. Therefore all around the the town there are sights related to Picasso such as the house he was born...

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  • 9. Town hall

    The attached photo was taken from la Alcazaba and it is of the Ayuntamiento de Málaga (City Hall) from above. The neo-Baroque building was designed by the architects Guerrero Strachan and Rivera Vera...

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  • 10. Santiago Church

    Yes, our famous malagueño painter was baptised in 1881 right here in the Iglesia de Santiago on Calle Granada which can be found leading off of Plaza de la Merced where Picasso was born. It is, in...

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  • 11. Pedro Luis Alonso Gardens

    They are located by the town hall and wind up to Alcazaba castle. The gardens at the bottom has ponds, and waterfowl, in addition to a rose garden theme. It is a continuation of the Parque de Malaga,...

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  • 12. Palacio del Obispo

    The square where this Palace is sited is just at the main entrance of the cathedral. But normally you enter for visits of mass by the left one passing through the Museum and garden. Great atmosphere...

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  • 13. Picasso Museum

    On the Plaza de la Merced is a statue of Pablo Picasso, who was born within earshot. Hir birthplace is now the Museo Casa Natal or Birthplace Museum. It is only one block from the start of the walking...

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  • 14. Granada visits

    We decided to visit Andalucia and our first stop was in Malaga. By chance, we were hosts of VT Members Cbeaujean and their house, as well as the area where they live, are so peaceful... Nous avions...

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  • 15. Palacio de la Diputacion

    The Aduana is a neo-classical Palace, from 1788-1829, full of history and beauty has nowadays paints of spanish painters of the beginings of the 19s. ( I love these paints ). If you think that it will...

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  • 17. Downtown Málaga

    On my second visit to Málaga in Apr 2015, I had just enough time to walk through the city centre and to have lunch. It was almost entirely rebuilt in the early...

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  • 18. Puerta Nazarí / Mercado de Atarazanas

    This 14th century monumental gate is one of a handful remnants in Málaga of the Arab period. It was originally the entrance of a much larger structure that...

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  • 19. Palacio Episcopal de Málaga

    Painted in the colours of the Spanish flag, this Renaissance-style edifice is the Episcopal Palace of Málaga. It is naturally located next to the Cathedral,...

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  • 20. *Free* walking tour

    This tour was suggested by a friend who I had cruised with before. We met on cruise critic in an area called "Roll Call." I was a little concerned about a 4...

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  • 21. Botanical Gardens - La Concepcion

    The north-eastern outskirts of Malaga have a great place to spend time walking around a formidable collection of trees, shrubs, cacti and more from all over the...

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  • 22. Catedral de la Incarnacion Malaga

    A nice presence near the port it was the first building I visited in Malaga back in 1990, and ever there when visiting friends now of my peña.This is one of the...

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  • 23. MALAGA'S CITY PARK

    Monday, February 17, 2014Hans and I, along with j, visited MALAGA'S CITY PARK or El Parque de Malaga. The Park runs along Paseo del Parque, right in the city...

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  • 24. Go the the market.

    Malaga's Atranazanas indoor market is not only a feast for the eyes in terms of the foods it has on offer...and the stomach, of course.... but it's housed in a...

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  • 25. Enjoy the old town architecture.....

    I don't really mean the more modern bits, like the swish, pedestrianised Calle Marques de Larios although I suppose they have their own attractions for those...

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